Month: July 2017

Independent Review Proposed by Sutherland for CA/ACA Impasse

Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland has lobbed the bowl at the wicket of the players of the Australian Cricket Association, claiming that if they do not modify their position, the Ashes will be smoke. Sutherland wants the ACA to agree to take the matter before and independent third umpire. He…Read More

Super League to Stage Match Plus Exhibition in NSW in Early 2018

Super League is coming to Australia, but not until early 2018. It will be the first time the outfit has played outside Europe. The site chosen for the historic first is the Illawarra region in New South Wales. Specifically, the match will be held in the city of Wollongong. It…Read More

Iron Mike Tyson Predicts Mayweather to Win Over McGregor

Ask former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson for a prediction about the outcome of the August fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor and Tyson’s reply was rather unequivocal. “McGregor is going to get killed boxing,” Tyson predicted. The August 26 bout in Las Vegas is absolutely one…Read More

Sharks Look Solid at this Point of 2017 NRL Season

In professional sports leagues around the world, it commonly occurs that champions fall off the following season, but in the 2017 Telstra NRL Premiership competition, last year’s winners, the Cronulla Sharks, have remained in the picture. They currently sit fourth, with 28 premiership points after 18 games, holders of a…Read More

Froome Gains Time on Rivals Secures Fourth Tour De France Win

Chris Froome has sealed his fourth overall title in the Tour De France. He won the 2017 edition on the strength of his time trialling prowess, where none of his closest rivals could close the narrow gap Froome enjoyed over them. For Tour De France winners, four is a tough…Read More

SCG or ANZ Stadium for a GWS Giants Swans Final Maybe

It may be a trifle premature, but not so much as to prevent discussion regarding the site of a potential Great Western Sydney – Sydney Swans matchup in the finals of the 2017 AFL Premiership competition. The Swans use the Sydney Cricket Ground. The Lions call ANZ Stadium home ground….Read More

AFL Round 18 Feature Match Between Crows and Cats

If we were part of the sledge Patrick Dangerfield movement, we would report that he dislocated his jaw whilst brushing his teeth and would therefore be unavailable to play in the match of the week, when the Geelong Cats wander onto the Adelaide Oval for a match against the Crows,…Read More

AFLW and AFLX Offer Return of Origin Footy and Seven-Player Footy

The AFLW will stage a Victoria versus the rest of the world, well, rest of Australia this September. According to AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan, the first Origin game in footy will take place on the weekend following the Round 23 conclusion of the men’s 2017 Toyota AFL Premiership competition and…Read More

Crows Cheered by Return of Lynch Fyfe Docker for Life

The Adelaide Crows could not help but be cheered over the quick recovery and return of Tom Lynch, who had a bout with viral meningitis. He is now in perfect health, seemingly, and is ready to add his contributions to the Crows’ run home. He had to spend two nights…Read More